NAME: Drew Barker
SCHOOL: Conner High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2014
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Making Elite 11 football team
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'3'-215 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Burlington, Ky.
PARENTS: Terry & Ellen
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Parents
FUTURE GOAL: Play QB in NFL
Conner senior quarterback Drew Barker became what is believed to be just the third quarterback in Kentucky state history to rush for 40 TDs and pass for 40 TDs in a career. So far, he is having an outstanding senior year too. After 7 games, he has passed for 1,650 yds. (22 TDs) and rushed for 516 yds. (6 TDs). Entering his senior season, Drew had already put up incredible numbers - 3,392 passing (29TDs) and 3,021 rushing (42TDs).
Drew has earned numerous honors, including being named honorable mention all-state his junior year. He has also committed to play in the 2014 U.S. Army All-American Bowl Janaury 4th in San Antonio, Texas.
Although he will forego playing basketball this season, last season Drew averaged 10 points per game and 9 rebounds per game for the Cougars. An honor roll student active in community service, he has committed to play football next season at the University of Kentucky. His favorite athlete is AJ Green and favorite entertainer is Kevin Hart.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Drew Barker is not just a great student-athlete he is a quality person with great work habits and structure. He is very goal oriented and a tireless worker."
— David Trosper, Football Coach
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